1 September 2013

Eyes wide shut: The growing threat of cyber attacks on industrial control systems

Joel F. Brenner

Brenner was the inspector general and senior counsel of the National Security Agency from 2002 to 2006 and 2009 to 2010, respectively, and the head of US counterintelligence strategy and policy...


Despite a series of well-publicized cyber attacks in recent years, few companies have taken the steps necessary to isolate industrial control systems and sensitive information, and to limit the damage an attack can inflict.